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Index in Focus: China A50
If China continues to re-open its economy, slowly but surely, then the China A50 may continue to move higher as the economy begins to expand once again.
Technical Tuesday: S&P at key battle ground
In this week’s shortened edition, we are discussing the Fed policy and getting technical on the S&P 500.
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S&P at key level as investors look ahead to Fed
The key question is what kind of a message will the Fed deliver at its highly anticipated rate decision next week.
S&P digesting market’s (over)reaction to Powell speech
Perhaps the markets were not expecting the Fed Chair to explicitly imply that the FOMC will indeed hike by 50bps in December
DAX struggles as Eurozone CPI stays in double digits
The slightly softer Eurozone inflation data gives hope that the ECB is starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel in its fight against inflation
Technical Tuesday: S&P 500, Dollar Index, GBP/USD and Gold
In this week’s edition, we are getting technical on the Dollar Index, S&P 500, GBP/USD and gold
Stocks extend rally despite China concerns
Highest number of daily Covid cases have been recorded in China.
Eurozone stocks turn lower as PMIs remain in contraction
Economic activity remains rooted deeply in negative territory, due to the soaring cost of living, rising interest rates and elevated levels of uncertainty.
European Open: Index futures dragged lower on China’s COVID woes
COVID cases continued to rise over the weekend, and that has weighed on sentiment overnight with oil prices and index futures trading lower.
European Open: The DAX could retrace further from its ‘bull market’ threshold
I’m not sure who invented the ‘20% bull market threshold”, but it is a milestone that seems to trigger a countertrend move whenever it is reached (as the DAX did on Tuesday).
Index in focus: DJIA (US 30) coiling below key resistance
This week’s tight range signals a fine balance between buyers and sellers, but the short-term momentum still remains with the bulls...
How to trade the hammer and inverted hammer candlestick pattern
Hammer and inverted hammer candlestick patterns are a key part of technical trading, forming the building blocks of many strategies. Let's examine how to trade both types of hammer pattern.
European Open: Trump announces presidential rerun, NATO in focus
We knew it was coming, but now it is official. Trump will run for the Whitehouse once more. But perhaps more pressing is today’s emergency NATO meeting.
EU stocks cling onto recent gains – for now
…except Spain where the IBEX is among the weakest-performing European indices – is this telling us something?
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Two trades to watch;: FTSE, EUR/USD
FTSE rises after China property plan but can it last? EUR/USD slips after Fed Waller’s comments.
FTSE falls as optimism fades
UK investors more worried about a deteriorating global economy, than are hopeful about the US and other central banks easing rate hikes
Index in focus: DJIA rockets nearly 1,000 points to highest levels since August, 34K looms
The stalwart Dow Jones Industrial Average (US 30) is showing by far the most strength over the last month of the major US indices...
Stocks at risk as crypto turmoil adds to Chinese worries
With everything going on and the Dow being at this key technical juncture, a big move is likely to come next...